The Mission Engagement Coordinator will have a strong and mature personal relationship with God and a heart for outreach, community service and engagement. He or she will be confident, adaptable, good with people, and able to think both critically and creatively. This position will have the opportunity to develop outreach and engagement opportunities through our faith based community center, church, inter-cultural and inter-generational community
Kroc Center Programming and Engagement
Coordinate Kroc Center Hospitality Crew.
Assist in the planning and leading of community outreach events such as block parties, monster mash, and spring break.
Serve as a liason to the Kroc Center Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Alger Heights Collaborative, and Salvation Army social services.
Track statistics and outcomes of all events and engagement activities
Church Programming and Engagement
Assist with RJ's After School Academy.
Develop, implement, and oversee Kroc Sports Church
Assist in women's and men's ministries including adult bible Study, community small groups, and Meet Up Monday.
Assist with Sunday worship.
Lead Community Care Ministries.
Create and implement engagement plans for congregation families in need.
Provide transportation for Congregational Life programming.
Attend retreats and camps.
The Salvation Army offers a competitive employee benefit program which includes comprehensive medical, dental, vision and prescription drug plan, voluntary life insurance, AFLAC, flex spending, pension, 10 paid holidays, personal days, paid sick days and paid vacation. We also offer a free single membership to the Kroc Center and discounts for family memberships
The Salvation Army Mission Statement: The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Realizing The Salvation Army is a member of the Christian church, employees are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner and project a positive image consistent with the above mission statement. This includes appearance as well as verbal communications and other behaviors.
Two years experience in either church ministry or social services.
Bachelor's degree in Christian ministry field, social work, or recreation preferred.
Must attend Kroc Church.
Be able to read, write, and communicate in English with the preferred ability to also communicate in Spanish.